According to ConsumerSearch, the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro are two highly rated laptops. ConsumerSearch bases their rankings, in part, on reviews by industry experts including PC World, Consumer Reports and CNET. BestReviews.guide gave the HP Stream and HP Pavilion laptops two of their top five spots for best laptops.
In the ConsumerSearch study, Dell has the best reviewed Windows laptop and the best reviewed cheap laptop. The Acer C270 has the best Chromebook and the Asus Republic of Gamers has the best gaming laptop. PC World ranks the HP Spectre X360 as one of the best convertible laptops and CNET gives the Lenovo Yoga 3 14 high marks as a hybrid laptop/tablet.